J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Dumbarton Rock and Bridge, ?from the North-West 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 35 Verso:
Dumbarton Rock and Bridge, ?from the North-West 1801
D02980
Turner Bequest LVI 35a
Pencil on white wove paper, 114 x 184 mm
Partial watermark ‘C Wi | 17’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Dumbarton’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. It is the last of a long series showing Dumbarton; see under folio 25 verso (D02961).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Dumbarton Rock and Bridge, ?from the North-West 1801 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-dumbarton-rock-and-bridge-from-the-north-west-r1179173, accessed 12 November 2019.